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Construction Project Engineer

Construction Project Engineer

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood has an opportunity available for a Construction Project Engineer with our Tucker, GA office. This is a long term employment opportunity with the start being a field assignment in Carrollton, GA.


Key Responsibilities

  • Implement, promote and adhere to Wood’s safety culture and program in all work
  • Manage the construction project controls staff
  • Manage the EPC planning process from development of work packages through completion of deliverables prior to execution of the work
  • Manage the project change order control systems
  • Manage field staff including receiving and inventory control personnel
  • Manage team members who oversee multiple subcontractors including development of scopes of work, reporting requirements, schedule, safety and QA/QC requirements
  • Manage the support staff including office management and document control and administrative functions
  • Represent construction in the Procurement process from vendor selection through expediting and vendor quality control
  • Collaborate with engineering, technical specialists and the Client to insure accurate and on time delivery of engineering deliverables

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. in Engineering (any discipline) or Construction Management is required
  • Experience on major capital projects of $20M or more, required
  • 5 to 10 years construction or EPC experience is required
  • EPC Power Generation project experience required
  • Prior public utility experience is a plus
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint is required
  • Experience with Primavera P6 scheduling is required
  • Experience managing discipline field engineers, subcontractors and administrative personnel preferred
  • Experience in Project Controls roles or functions is required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, walk, talk and/or hear
  • The employee is frequently required to use hands to type and write
  • The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms
  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl
  • The employee must also occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities include close vision and color vision

Work Environment

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to frequently inspect the project and will be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions
  • The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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